PolyCera, Inc., which designs and manufactures innovative membrane technology solutions serving the global water, wastewater and process separation markets, has signed a rolling two-year distribution agreement with Inaqua Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH to represent its highly differentiated portfolio of membrane products in 25 countries throughout Europe, the Middle East and North Africa.
Inaqua, a German-based international supplier of products for water treatment plants, will market and sell PolyCera’s complete range of organic metal membranes, which includes the oleophobic, hydrophilic high temperature Titan products and the FDA-approved Hydro range of Spiral Monolith® products. Inaqua is part of the Ravago Chemicals Group. Ravago Chemicals is the go-to partner for the chemical industry, delivering high quality chemical materials and specialty additives to more than 15,000 customers. Ravago Chemicals has a global network of recognised supply partners that offer leading and innovative products in all regions.
“Inaqua is proud to serve as a distributor for PolyCera’s breakthrough membrane products. As a specialist for water treatment products, we offer our customers a wide range of high-quality products from world-renowned manufacturers. With their proven performance in installations around the world, PolyCera membranes represent a significant addition to our offering,” said Udo Kolbe, Geschäftsführer / Managing Director, Inaqua.
“Our agreement with Inaqua is a milestone in the expansion of our distributor network, giving us direct reach into customers in 25 countries through one of the most prestigious distributorships in the world. Our line of membrane products has been embraced by the marketplace for their ability to deliver the superior performance of ceramic membranes at a price reflective of traditional polymeric membranes. This agreement is an important step in our plan to grow our sales and business development network globally,” said Simon Marshall, President and CEO of PolyCera, Inc.
Made with organic metals, PolyCera membranes transcend traditional membrane performance, offering the robustness of ceramic membranes at a polymeric membrane price point. Currently available as UF and NF membranes, they are manufactured using conventional production techniques and can be delivered in all standard form factors for conventional cross-flow systems. They are fully adaptable for retrofits or new build systems.